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Glenbrook United Team Schedule

If you are interested in joining Special Olympics or know someone who may be interested, please contact Mr. Joshi at pjoshi@glenbrook225.org.

Congratulations to all GU and Wolves teams that competed downstate at Harlem HS in Machesney Park on Saturday and Sunday October 25 and 26th. Our teams made all of us proud and this was the first year we ever had the Gold team (modified division) made it downstate and Wolves (former GU and Hersey alumni team)  made it as well. 
Congrats to the GU White team for winning state gold for the 4th consecutive year. GU White beat Clinton County Cats  on Saturday in straight sets and beat The Rockford Setters today in the gold medal game in straight sets.
The White team members are: Bobby Cameron, Alexander Durham, Maddy Halamaj, Martin Piorkowski, Robert Jaczynski, Katie McManus, Karmesha White, and Michael Young.  
 
Congrats to the GU gold team for capturing the program's first bronze medal. GU lost a tough 3 set match to the Shabbona Park Sharks  on Saturday, and then won a tough 3 set match vs. NWSRA White lightning today to win the bronze.
The gold team members are: Katie Baecklandt, John Archibal, Emma Lantry, Ryan Jennings, Andy Lowry, Kevin Levy, and Bryan Nash. Ms. Petty and Mrs. Williams coached  the team. 
 
 
Basketball practice on Tuesday November 11th (no school) from 10:30 am- 11:30 am at the Northbrook Y.
 
** Basketball game at Cove on Monday November 17th
Gold team with girls at 4:15
White team with girls at  at 5:15
 
Below is the upcoming Basketball practice schedule at Hersey from 7-8:
 
Wednesday 11/5
Wednesday 11/19 
Wednesday 12/3 
Wednesday 12/17 
 
We have Northbrook YMCA gym space for basketball on Friday's starting in November from 6-7pm
 
November: 7, 14, 28
Social opportunity/Basketball on Friday November 21st at Loyola Academy
 
December: 5,12, 19
 
January 9,16, 23
 
Holiday tournament for Boys at Hersey on Sunday December 7th (Girls qualifier as well for state at Hersey as well) times TBD
 
 
 
HS Boys area qualifier is on Sunday January 11 at Hersey H.S. Times TBD

Senior Male (Wolves)- Sunday January 25th- Site and Times TBD